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Welcome to Changing the Conversation! We discuss critical and timely topics focused on equity, homelessness, substance use, mental health, and trauma. Our hosts interview health and human service experts, researchers, and advocates. Conversations explore how we can adapt our systems to the rapidly changing landscape of social services.

Jun 25, 2018

Host Jeff Olivet visits Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program where they are working to prevent drug overdose and support treatment and recovery. His honest conversations with a person in treatment and a nurse and doctor bring to light some of the real, day-to-day issues of the opioid epidemic.

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This episode originally released 9/19/17. 

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Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program

Principles of Harm Reduction from the Harm Reduction Coalition

SPOT, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program

Medication Assisted Treatment from the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration